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California State University, Long Beach
Department of Kinesiology

Welcome to Camp Nugget 2016

See Camp Nugget general information for parents and awards ceremony information below on right hand side is for last summer 2015 which will be very similar for 2016

This year’s 2016 camp is June 20- July 15 and is offered Monday through Friday, from 9 a.m. to noon for children 5-12 years old with special needs and costs $400.00


BROCHURE: The first wave of brochures with registration forms will be sent out via email<> in the middle of April For more information email see last years brochures below

Please See Camp Nugget Brochure 2015

Registration LINK 2015

Brochure Camp Nugget 2015


Camp Nugget Slide Show

Click above for slide show presentation of the CAMP NUGGET program

Camp Nugget

The child/staff ratio is four children to one staff member.

Camp Nugget Questions

To learn more about the program email or 562/895-7969 or

Parents see information about this year's 2015 Camp Nugget Schedule on right hand side

Thank You to Camp Nugget Donors

Camp Nugget would like to take this opportunity to thank the local community for its support the program. Through generous contributions from

Vicki and Petter Pellerito The California Wellness Foundation, the Employee Community Fund of Boeing California, the J.S. Gumbiner Foundation, B.J's Resturant, Josh and Laura Meier and Gene Bixby Smith

the program is able to offer highly personalized instruction and support to its campers. See link

Camp Nugget Brochure link to register for Camp Nugget 2015.The program is designed for children with special needs and disabilities ages 5 - 12 years. The child/staff ratio is four children to one staff member. It is the parent’s responsibility to provide an assistance with their child if their child requires intense one-on-one instruction (for example will run away from the group). A parent meeting will be held the first day of camp and the parents are strongly encouraged to attend.

Please read the brochure carefully to see if your child qualfies for the program and mail with your information to the adress provided on the registration form. this years prgram is June 22 to July 17, 2015 from 9:00 AM to Noon.


The Kinesiology Department (KIN) at California State University, Long Beach (CSULB) under the direction of Dr. Barry Lavay, Professor and Adapted Physical Education Credential Coordinator, offers a year round (fall, spring, and summer sessions) program of physical activity for children with disabilities. For more information call 562/895-7969 or email to and provide the information below:

    • The purpose of your email (e.g. To be placed on Camp Nugget 2015 mail list)
    • Name
    • Address
    • Phone number(s)
    • Childs Name and date of birth


Camp Nugget Summer Program

The program is offered to children ages 5 through 12 with disabilities and special needs. Provided is small group instruction (4-1 child/staff ratio) by university students studying in the KIN Department and working toward an Adapted Physical Education Specialist Credential under the supervision of Dr. Barry Lavay. Camp activities include aquatics with swim instruction, instruction in fundamental skills and lead-up cooperative games, outdoor adventure course, and adapted sports. The program is four weeks long and begins usually the last Monday in June and continues through-out the first three weeks in July. Camp Nugget is offered Monday through Friday, from 9 a.m. to noon and the cost is $400.00. Registration usually begins in April and is on a first come for serve basis. See attached Brochure. For more information call 562/985-7969 or email or Dr. Barry Lavay at

Camp Nugget Story in Daily 49er newspaper

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